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Spector's USA-made bass guitars added to permanent collection at Smithsonian Museum

Laura  Barnes
Spector's USA-made bass guitars added to permanent collection at Smithsonian Museum

Bass guitar specialist Spector has revealed that two if its USA-made instruments will be added to the permanent collection at the Smithsonian Museum of American History in Washington DC.

Spector’s NS-2 Ultra Amberburst bass guitar and a Kenmare semi-hollow body electric guitar are to become permanent features of the museum’s collection in recognition of the company’s contribution to the music industry and now legendary status in American culture.

The museum houses a collection of memorabilia aimed at preserving an enduring record of American history.

The news caps a great year for Stuart Spector and his bass company which is currently celebrating its 40th year in the business and has recently released two Limited Edition 40th Anniversary Euro Series 4 string models as a tribute.
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Both 40th Anniversary models, along with a host of other Spector basses are currently available in the UK from exclusive distributor Barnes and Mullins.

The distie’s wide ranging catalogue currently includes the popular Legend and Euro series as well as models from Spector’s Performer, Pro and Signature series, of which, Alex Webster, Doug Wimbish and Mike Starr signature models are included.

Check out www.bandm.co.uk for the complete range of Spector basses currently available in the UK from Barnes and Mullins.

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